The following paid employment opportunities are currently available in the Town of Berlin.
The Town of Berlin is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Building Inspector to take office effective July 1, 2017. Administrative, supervisory, and inspection skills related to enforcement and interpretation of the state building code, local bylaws, zoning bylaws, and all applicable federal, state, and local rules and regulations is required. Must have 5 years of supervisory experience in building construction, or have completed a four year undergraduate education from an accredited college or university in a field related to building construction; or any combination of training and experience so as to demonstrate possession of the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the work. Successful candidate must possess a valid Massachusetts driver’s license, a Construction Supervisor’s License and Massachusetts Certification as a Building Commissioner. The position is non-union. Job description available by clicking here. Please send a letter of interest and resume, preferably by email, to: email@example.com or via US Mail to Mary Arata, Admin. Secretary, Berlin Selectmen’s Office, 23 Linden Street, Berlin, MA 01503 by Noon on May 1, 2017. AA/EOE.
Posted: March 28, 2017; expires May 1, 2017
The Town of Berlin Library is currently accepting applications for the position of Library Page at the Berlin Public Library. The Grade I/Step 1 position ($11.00/hour) is for 2-6 hours per week during Library hours.
The work includes shelving of library materials, shelf maintenance, and performing clerical tasks. Also may occasionally provide simple directions to patrons. Pages may be asked to perform simple physical tasks to support library programs or procedures. The work is performed under direct supervision and requires no prior knowledge of library procedures. May be asked to perform simple circulation desk duties. Does related work as required or requested. See attached Position Description here.
Applications and resumes will be accepted at the Library until such time as the position is filled. Send resume and application to Library Director Town of Berlin, 23 Carter St. Berlin, MA 01503.
COA Van Driver
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Council on Aging Van Driver. This is a non-benefited part time position of varying hours per week starting immediately. Pay is $11.00/hr in FY17. A full job description is available by clicking here. Submit resumes to Berlin Council on Aging, Town of Berlin, 23 Linden Street, Berlin, MA 01503 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Noon Tuesday, February 28, 2017.
POSITION FILLED: Public Safety Administrative Assistant
The Town of Berlin Police and Fire Departments are together currently accepting applications for one shared full time Administrative Assistant. Responsibilities include routine to complex administrative support, clerical, secretarial and record keeping work related to the function of the office of the Police/Fire Chief and the operation of the Public Safety Departments, assist walk-in, and other tasks as deemed necessary. The position may require work outside of normal business hours to accommodate workflow fluctuations.
Minimum requirements of a high school diploma supplemented by courses in office procedures, typing, computers and undergraduate courses in business administration or related field. Three years of progressive clerical and administrative experience; experience dealing with the public preferred. Applicants must be able to pass a thorough background investigation.
Send resume to Chief of Police c/o Berlin Police Department, 23 Linden Street, PO Box 203, Berlin MA 01503 or by email to email@example.com no later than January 28, 2017. The Town of Berlin is an equal opportunity employer.
Video Production Assistant
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Video Production Assistant. This is a non-benefited part time position of 10 hours per week starting in November 2016. This is a Grade I, Step 1 (pay $10.00 per hour) position. A full job description is available here. Submit resumes to Berlin Cable Access Town of Berlin, 23 Linden Street Berlin, MA 01503 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Noon Friday, November 11, 2016.
POSITION FILLED: Inspector/Land Use Clerk
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Inspector/Land Use Clerk. This is a part time position, 19 hrs/week, Grade V, Step 1-6 (range is $16.37-$18.29/hour DOQ). This is a non-benefited post. A full job description is available to view by clicking here. Please submit resumes to the Board of Selectmen by Noon, Monday, August 29, 2016 by email at email@example.com or US Mail to 23 Linden St., Berlin, MA 01503. EOE
POSITION FILLED: Assistant Treasurer Position
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Treasurer. This is a non-benefited part time position of 19 hours per week starting in July. Future hour increase and benefit potential. Candidates must be bondable. This is a Grade VI Step 1 to 6 (pay range between $18.28 and $20.43 per hour.) A full job description is available here. Submit resumes to Treasurer, Town of Berlin, 23 Linden Street, Berlin, MA 01503 or Treasurer@townofberlin.com no later than 1 p.m., Tuesday, June 28th.
APPLICATION DEADLINE PASSED: Town of Berlin – Wiring Inspector
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Wiring Inspector.
This is a position under the supervision of the Berlin Board of Selectmen and paid via offset receipts (75%). Hours as-needed to complete workload. This is a non-benefited post.
A full job description is available here.
Submit resumes to Board of Selectmen, 23 Linden St., Berlin, MA 01503 or firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Noon on Monday, June 13, 2016. EOE
POSITION FILLED: Accountant Clerk Position
The Town of Berlin seeks qualified candidates for the position of Accounting Clerk. This is a part time position, 12-19 with possible increase to 25 hours per week in July, Grade IV, Step 1-3 (range is $13.59-$14.22/hour DOQ). This is currently a non-benefited post. A full job description is available by clicking here. Submit resumes to Berlin Town Accountant, 23 Linden St., Berlin, MA 01503 or Accountant@townofberlin.com no later than 1 p.m., Monday, June 6, 2016. EOE
POSITION FILLED: Interim Fire and EMS Chief
The Town of Berlin, Massachusetts (pop. 2,900) seeks an experienced and qualified individual for the position of Interim Fire and EMS Chief. Appointed under M.G.L. Ch. 48, Section 42 by the Board of Selectmen, the temporary position will be filled until completion of a search and appointment of a full time fire chief who will be succeeding the incumbent retiring Fire Chief and Rescue Squad Chiefs. The Interim Fire and EMS Chief plans, directs, and coordinates the activities of the newly combined Fire and EMS (BLS) service (merger effective February 1, 2016) including fire prevention and suppression, emergency medical services, disaster planning, hazardous material mitigation, and emergency management functions if also appointed as Emergency Management Director. The department consists of 32 call firefighters and 30 call EMT/First Responders.
A Bachelor’s degree in fire science or administration or related field and a minimum of 10 years of broad experience in all phases of professional firefighting and emergency medical service delivery is required. Position requires excellent supervision and interpersonal communication, verbal and written skills. Experience with departments in transition is pertinent.
A valid Massachusetts Class D driver’s license, Massachusetts Fire Academy Firefighter I/II, Fire Officer I/II, Fire Instructor I/II all with Pro Board Certification and Massachusetts or National EMT-Basic certification required. National or Massachusetts Fire Academy Chief Fire Officer Certification preferred. Position will require proof of NIMS 100-400 and 800.
Salary range is subject to qualifications and negotiation will be paid weekly based on a monthly contract for services.
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